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Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Gloria Kurtz was the hostess on Tuesday, Nov. 20, for Bridge. The winners were Gloria Kurtz, first high and Joyce Gage, second high. The hostess...


The 4-H Teen Leaders will be sharing “Comfort and Joy” this season by collecting “Hats Gloves & Scarves” to be given out during the Good Samaritan Christmas project. Anyone that would like to donate a newly purchased item can drop them off at the University Extension Wolf Center, 801 E. 12th St., in Lamar by Monday, Dec. 10. For more information contact Elaine Davis at 417-682-3579. 4-H Teen Leaders share comfort and joy


Lamar Police Officer Jordan Welch spoke to the Girl Scout Troop No. 70082 about respect and what it means to be respectful in their own lives. The girls really enjoyed her presentation and appreciated her time. Girl Scout Troop No. 70082 thanks Officer Welch for her service and time spent with them. Officer Welch speaks to Girl Scouts


Stone’s Throw to hold auditions
CARTHAGE- Stone’s Throw Dinner Theatre will be holding auditions for their upcoming production of Four Weddings And An Elvis on Monday, Dec. 3 and Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 7...
Barton County Retired Teachers plan ahead for Christmas meeting and...
By RICHARD COOPER Thirty-eight members of the Barton County Area Retired Teachers Association gathered election day morning at the Lamar First Christian Church for their...
Golden City preparing for Christmas festivities
GOLDEN CITY- The Golden City Volunteer Fire Department, in conjunction with Golden Harvest Days, will be holding a Chili Feed and Christmas Bizarre...


City Clovers 4-H Club
By RYAN DAVIS Reporter The City Clovers 4-H Club held its first meeting of the year on September 16, at the Wolf Center in Lamar. The 2018-2019 officers were elected,...
Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Kathy Jenkins was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, Nov. 13. The winners were Joyce Gage, first high and Velma Goodrum, second high. The...


Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
November 26-30 MONDAY- Chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, wheat roll, sliced peaches. TUESDAY- Sausage patties, oven hash...


Free Thanksgiving dinner to be served in Lockwood
LOCKWOOD- The 15th annual “Come-N-Dine” dinner will be held Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22, 12 noon, for anyone who would like to join them. The dinner...


Halloween on Main Street was well attended
By WILLIS STRONG Wednesday night, October 31, Halloween was a real success when the Ministerial Alliance in Liberal and pastors organized Trunk...


Ministerial Alliance to host Thanksgiving worship service
This year the Lamar United Methodist Church will host the Ministerial Alliance community Thanksgiving worship service on Sunday evening, Nov. 18....


Members of the Lamar High School Class of 1968 held its 50th reunion October 12 and 13. Pictured are, back row, left to right, Leonard Forst, Eric Chancellor, Patrick Lee, Delton Fast, Lonnie Elswick; next row, left to right, Larry Swearingen, Bud Maupin, Jerry Robertson, Harley Ihm, Alva Butler, Rob Finley, David Roe, Charles Curless, Jim Bass, Steven Gardner, Louis Belline, John Divine, Tom Main, Henry Stout, Jimmy Boyd, Charles Berryhill; next row, left to right, Tom Caruthers, Kathy Bary, Sam Davis, Nancy (Wimer) McCall, Donna (Burns) Eason, Carolyn (Reaves) Woods, Naomi (Stettler) Shaw, Marsha (Reaves) Redman, Karen (Adams) Maples, Susan DeCarlo, Janeene (White) Pierce, Kay (Divine) Forest, Jack Dimond, Darrell Kentner, Gary Colin, Jim Cole, Gary Arnold, Oscar Bronson; front row sitting, left to right, Mary (Slinker) Callies, Kathy (Laepple) Sanders, Mary (Armstrong) Claxton, Cathy (Davis) Walser, Pam (Johnston) Welch, Janet (Potter) Bowman, Melanie (Haile) Bruffett, Bonnie (Wirts) Hinman, Sue Dearing, Beth (Diggs) Hewett, Kerry (Lee) Divine, Cynthia (Chesnut) Wynn. Not pictured, but attending were Jim Kinney, Beverly (Bailey) Lara, Judy (McManis) Ferris and Larry Long. LHS Class of 1968 meets for 50th reunion
The Lamar High School Class of 1968 celebrated its 50th reunion on October 12 and 13. Fifty-five class members attended the weekend’s festivities....


Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Velma Goodrum was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, Nov. 6. The winners were Velma Goodrum, first high and Betty Gilkey, second high. The next...


Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
November 19-23 MONDAY- Beef stroganoff, sliced beets, cauliflower, wheat roll, sliced pears. TUESDAY- Chicken enchiladas, Mexican rice,...